Sr. QA Automation Engineer

Kraken Exchange, London

Sail the high seas of success.

About Kraken

Kraken is one of the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world, and we’re growing faster than ever. We’re looking for people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers, and we truly believe our success depends on having both in spades. Join us and the movement to change the way the world thinks about money.

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About the Role

This role is fully remote.

Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry.


  • A strong practicing interest in the cryptocurrency space or personal/professional experience investing and trading securities through online platforms
  • Well-versed in Java, JavaScript and Git Source control
  • Experience with technical testing frameworks/tools such as Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, Postman
  • Extensive experience developing and implementing UI and/or API test automation in an Agile environment
  • Experience with QA processes (bug tracking/reporting, documentation, black box testing, security testing, non-functional testing, etc)
  • Familiarity with implementing test automation in Gitlab CI/CD with Docker
  • Experience with creating and updating Docker Containers
  • Superior time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and remotely in a team-based environment
  • Interest in performing manual and automated testing
  • The ingenuity to think of new ways to test and break the product
  • Striving to learn new skills


  • Ensure all Kraken products and services deliver exceptional quality and reliability through human testing and test automation
  • Work with the product and development teams to create and improve testing processes for the frontend of our platform
  • Design and implement automation tests that are reliable, sturdy, independent of minor UI changes, and delivering accurate results
  • Update and Extend API and UI Test Automation frameworks and Docker containers
  • Driving test projects from start to completion with collaboration with the QA team
  • Document bugs and work with development and product to ensure issues are addressed before release
Check out all our open roles at https://jobs.lever.co/kraken. We’re excited to see what you’re made of.  

We’re powered by people from around the world with their own unique backgrounds and experiences. We value all Krakenites and their talents, contributions, and perspectives.

About Kraken Exchange

Founded in 2011, San Francisco-based Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. Kraken was the first Bitcoin exchange to have trading price and volume displayed on the Bloomberg Terminal, the first to pass a cryptographically verifiable proof-of-reserves audit, and is a partner in the first cryptocurrency bank. Kraken is trusted by hundreds of thousands of traders, the Tokyo government's court-appointed trustee, and Germany's BaFin regulated Fidor Bank.

Kraken Exchange

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